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Woman's dress

Woman's long sleeve dress with V-neck line and long sleeves. Dress is covered in red beading that creates a swirl pattern. Top of dress features a Tompe l'oeil design that creates the appearance of a suit jacket. This design is created with white, red and gold beads and rhinestones. The tompe...

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Provenance

By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.

American, 1980s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back (148cm)

Accession Number

2009.4193

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (chiffon) (crepe); plastic sequins, rhinestones and beads; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes